Ade Azeez's strike sees Partick Thistle stun Celtic

Last updated
The Nigerian's strike helped Alan Archibald's men escape defeat against Brendan Rodgers' side for the first time in over two decades

Ade Azeez scored to ensure Partick Thistle secure a 1-1 draw away at Celtic in a Scottish Premiership encounter on Wednesday.

Azeez spoilt the Hoops' homecoming party as they were playing their first league fixture at the Celtic Park after being crowned topflight champions at Hearts over the weekend.

The Nigerian striker scored in the 64th minute to cancel out Scott Sinclair's opener.

Article continues below

It was the first time in 23 years that the Jags avoided defeat against Brendan Rodger's side.

The goal was the  former England U19 international's second in 31 league appearances this season. 

Thistle are placed sixth in the log after gathering 38 points from 31 Scottish topflight games. 

Next article:
Sterling wins Premier League Player of the Month
Next article:
Not good for my recovery! Hoddle delights in Spurs' Champions League heroics
Next article:
FIFA 19 ePremier League: How to help your favourite Premier League team win the title
Next article:
'I would like to go back' - Llorente wants out of Spurs for Bilbao return
Next article:
PSG had to change mentality - Thiago Silva